from the housetops
phrasal for all to hear ; openly <
shouting their grievances from the housetops
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shout from the housetops — or[shout from the rooftops] {v. phr.}, {informal} To tell everyone; broadcast, especially one s own personal business. * /Mr. Clark was so happy when his son was born that he shouted the news from the housetops./ * /When Mary bleached her hair,… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cry from the housetops — announce publicly, tell everyone …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • housetops — noun shout /broadcast/proclaim sth from the housetops to say something publicly so that everyone will hear or know about it …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • April 1922 in the United Kingdom — See also: March 1922 in the United Kingdom, May 1922 in the United Kingdom, and the Timeline of British history. Attitude of the UnionsAt the beginning of April the outlook in the engineering and shipbuilding disputes was very dark. On the 4th… …   Wikipedia

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